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Viv sues in Polish push

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Vivendi said Tuesday that it filed a racketeering suit against T-Mobile's U.S. and German units, T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom and a Polish businessman -- the latest twist in an ongoing dispute…

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Profits pump Netlfix

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Netflix stock surged more than 18% Tuesday on news that profits nearly doubled last quarter as the homevid pioneer holds its own -- at least for now -- against rivals like Blockbuster, movie…

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A New ‘Vast Wasteland’?

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NBC’s plans to drop expensive programming from the 8 o’clock hour came under fire from a Hollywood group opposing changes in the feds media ownership laws. According to B&C’s John Eggerton, the…

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Bing Ups the Ante

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Already on record with the largest single campaign contribution in state history, producer Steve Bing has chipped in another $3.5 million to Proposition 87, which would put a tax on oil to fund…

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Stars on the Stump

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Stars including George Clooney, Matt Damon and Julia Roberts and many other actors appear in a new ad for the ONE Campaign, spreading the message to eliminate poverty and AIDS. Although many of those…

Canucks mind the gap

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The wage and residual gap between Canadian actors and U.S. thesps working on Canadian sets was a hot-button issue for the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists as contract…

Push for tight regs

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The Federal Communications Commission has "discriminatory" media ownership rules and is failing in its responsibility to promote diversity, new academic studies and a former FCC commissioner said.

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